Future London Leaders Round 11
The eleventh round of Future London Leaders runs from September 2015 – March 2016. Profiles of the candidates are below.Shehzad Ahmed
Economic Development Officer, LB Harrow“I have 14 years’ experience in regenerating neighbourhoods and town centres through economic development (place, business and employment) and community development. I also have experience in setting up partnerships with stakeholders (public, private and C&VS); securing and attracting funding; and consultation. I’ve worked on the South Kilburn New Deal for Communities programme (LB Brent), Southall Big Plan, Everyone Active Acton Centre (LB Ealing) and am now working on an exciting economic development and regeneration programme to build a better Harrow.”
Senior Housing Policy Officer, Housing & Land, Greater London Authority“I joined the GLA in 2013 and lead on the housing policy team’s private rented sector work, where I’m responsible for delivering the Mayor’s London Rental Standard. Prior to that, I worked at the National Housing Federation for three years as a policy officer, specialising in housing investment policy, welfare benefit reform, temporary accommodation and homelessness. Before that, I spent four years as a research assistant for an MP, focusing on policy relating to HMO licensing, renewable energy, retrofit and fuel poverty.”
Programme Manager, Ways into Work, LB Hackney
To view profiles of candidates from previous rounds, visit our alumni page.